With Christmas just around the corner, we’ve come up with some of the best gift ideas for the tradesmen (or women) and construction workers in your life.
From radios to car accessories, and workwear to footwear, our list is guaranteed to put a smile on your loved ones face this Christmas.
Let the gift wrapping commence!
Whether they work on a construction site or in a workshop, gift them with the sound of music to brighten up their working day.
The DeWalt TSTAK Radio offers FM, AM and DAB+, with a 45-Watt output and incorporates shock-absorbing rubber bumpers on all 4 corners to ensure tough on-site protection.
It features 2 mid-range speakers on the front, 2 more mid-range speakers on the back as well as 2 powerful sub-woofers on the bottom, helping to provide excellent sound quality.
The radio can also be controlled remotely via your Android or Apple device using the DeWalt Mobile App, allowing for complete control of the device on-site, and with BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy), they’ll stay connected without sacrificing their battery.
If that’s not enough, the radio even doubles up as an XR/FlexVolt battery charger. What more could you want?
• Stacking latches
• Shock-absorbing rubber bumpers
• 2 Mid-range speakers on the front and back
• 2 Sub-woofers on the bottom
• Bluetooth connection
If you want to make a friend’s working day a little less frustrating, this could be the perfect Christmas present for them. No longer will screws or nails roll freely across floorboards or miraculously vanish into thin air.
Containing 16 magnets, this Magnetic Wristband is powerful enough to keep screws, nails and other ferrous items securely anchored to the wrist, helping to leave hands free.
It also includes 4 pockets to hold power bits, small sockets and will adjust to any wrist size making it the perfect companion for any tradesmen or DIY enthusiasts!
Kick winter to the curb with these JCB HYDROMASTER Safety Wellington Work Boots. Made from PVC and Nitrile, as well as featuring a steel midsole and toecap, these wellies are perfect for protecting your feet on any work site.
What’s more, they come with a padded insock giving you consistent comfort over long periods.
• Navy wellington boot
• PVC upper
• PVC/nitrile sole
• Padded insock
• Ladder grip on sole
• Boot release tab on heel
• Steel midsole
• Wide fitting
• 200 joules toe protection
• S5 SRC
• Manufactured to European standard EN ISO 20345:2011
Available in sizes 7 – 12 (UK).
Need more inspo? You can find a wide selection of Safety Wellies here.
While socks and undies will never go amiss as a staple Christmas present, sometimes it’s nice to put a little extra thought into gift-buying.
Try the Scruffs Pro Softshell Work Jacket for instance. This technical jacket with soft fleece inner lining is sure to keep your loved one cosy and warm in the colder working climates. What’s more, it features multiple secure pockets to store those all-important accessories and also includes reflective detailing.
Available in sizes: S, M, L, XL and XXL.
For similar products, check out our extensive range of coats and jackets.
Need some extra stocking stuffers? Look no further.
At a smart price of just £5, you can ensure your tradie is never without a phone battery on the road again. Compatible with most smartphones, simply plug the Unilite USB Car Adapter into the car’s cigarette lighter socket, connect the phone’s USB cable and you’re good to go.
A popular staple to any trade workers wardrobe makes these the ideal gift this year. The Scruffs Worker Plus Multi-Function Pocket Trousers in Graphite Grey are durable work trousers made for lasting comfort and protection. With hanging and multifunction pockets, reinforced knee support and crotch area and knee pad inserts they are ideal for any site work.
Available from sizes 28in to 38in waists, and in 30in (Short), 32in (Regular) or 34in (Long) leg.
For similar products, check out our extensive range of work trousers.
If you’re looking for a long-lasting, hardwearing and premium quality Xmas gift, look no further than the Buckler Buckflex Safety work boots.
These boots have a Buckflex system which provides easy on/easy off, no heel ‘dig’. Whilst they may look rigid, rest assure that these boots are flexible, allowing for comfort while also retaining full ankle support.
• Dealer boot
• Chocolate oil leather
• K3 sole
• Goodyear welted
• SB P HRO SRA rated
• Toe cap protection
• Midsole protection
• Heat resistant sole
• Oil resistant sole
• Slip-resistant sole
Available in sizes 4-13.
Ideal for any Electrician, the PS-i1 is a super-compact penlight that combines power and portability in one neat package. The unit features 6 x White Cree SMD LEDs, which provide 175 Lumen of power. This is perfect for use in several lighting tasks.
To guarantee its integrity, it features a strong ABS housing, making it ideal for industrial use.
• 175 Lumen White SMD LED’s.
• Tough ABS housing for greater durability.
• Convenient pocket clip for easy transportation.
• Strong magnets within the base and pocket clip for easy attachment and hands-free use.
• Ergonomic non-slip hand grips.
• Easy-press tactical microswitch.
• IPX4 water resistance.
• Impact-resistant to 1m.
• Weighs just 51g with batteries.
• Dimensions: 141 x 20 x 18mm.
• Powered by 2 x AAA batteries (included).
You can find more innovative work light solutions at incredibly discounted prices here.